• Purple Bushinengue comb (2)
  • South America
  • Guyana
  • Width : 2 1/8 inch
  • Height : 12 1/2 inch
  • Depth : 1/4 inch
  • Bushinengue comb (Noir Marron), from a group of escaped slaves who now lead independent lives in Guyana, Surinam, etc... Note the purple colour of the wood called "papa-ati" (cream-heart) in Aluku language.